Tough GMAT Quant Questions - Ratio, Percents, and Fractions

GMAT Q-51 Practice / Ratio, Percents, and Fractions

Must solve GMAT practice questions in Ratio, Percents, and Fractions. Many a times questions from these topics appear as word problems - the gist of what is tested is your ability to translate words into mathematical equations and expressions to arrive at the answer. The categorization of the type of question and the concept tested are listed in the right column for each question. Detailed explanatory answers, solution videos and slide decks are also provided.

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  • A candy manufacturer decided to decrease the weight of each candy bar, while retaining the price. By how many cents did the per kilogram cost of candy change after the reduction in weight? Statement 1: The weight of each piece of candy bar reduced by 9 grams.
    Statement 2: The weight of each piece of candy bar reduced by 9%
  • Word Problems
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Correct AnswerChoice (E).
    Statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are NOT sufficient to answer the question asked, and additional data specific to the problem are needed.
    Correct answer